Child's trunk w/ collection of ribbons and jewelry

Object Number: 
1975.21a
Date: 
ca. 1867
Medium: 
Textile
Dimensions: 
Part (skirt): 12 x 15 in. (30.5 x 38.1 cm)
Description: 
Doll's outfit consisting of a skirt and top of printed cotton with red and green flowers on a white ground; skirt has ruffles on lower third; shirt has lace collar.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this was purchased with a doll named "Marie" by Augustus Cory Richards in Paris in 1867 for his grandaughter, Edith Gray Richards, the mother of the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. E.J. Dimock
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group